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Decorations go missing

A Grinch has stolen the Christmas cheer from a Turlock child with special needs by stealing the boy’s beloved decorations.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:44 p.m.


Woman reports sexual assault

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a woman’s report that she was sexually assaulted by two men she met outside a Lander Avenue business.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:45 p.m.
Dispute turns into domestic violence arrest

Dispute turns into domestic violence arrest

A 23-year-old man is facing domestic abuse charges after allegedly putting a knife to the throat of woman.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:43 p.m.


Trio's attempt to dine and dash unsuccessful

A woman and two men were cited by the Turlock Police Department after they were caught trying to skip out on their bill after eating at a Turlock restaurant.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:41 p.m.
½ cent tax key to ACE expansion into Stanislaus County

½ cent tax key to ACE expansion into Stanislaus County

Altamont Corridor Express trains could be stopping in downtown Turlock  within the next 10 years if Stanislaus County voters approve their own version of San Joaquin County’s half cent Measure K transportation sales tax during the next election cycle.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:38 p.m. | Updated: dec. 18, 2014 9:38 p.m.
Family business puts energy into solar enterprise

Family business puts energy into solar enterprise

Name of Business: Matt Anderson Electric and Solar

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:42 p.m.
Criminal justice students seek community's help in getting to national conference

Criminal justice students seek community's help in getting to national conference

Amidst the media frenzy surrounding actions of law enforcement throughout the country, California State University, Stanislaus’ Criminal Justice Club, Sigma Chi Upsilon, wants the community to know that they are striving to earn both the knowledge and experience needed to protect and serve.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:39 p.m.
Women's council makes funds available for local nonprofits

Women's council makes funds available for local nonprofits

Stanislaus County nonprofits looking for additional funds to continue their good work can now apply for a grant through the Women’s Leadership Council, an affinity group through the United Way of Stanislaus County.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:33 p.m. | Updated: dec. 18, 2014 9:35 p.m.
More travelers expected on roadways this holiday season

More travelers expected on roadways this holiday season

Lights won’t only be glowing on houses this season as the roadways are likely to be lit up with an estimated 12.1 million Californians traveling by car to friends and loved ones this holiday season.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:36 p.m.
Turlock man makes holiday cheer his annual mission

Turlock man makes holiday cheer his annual mission

As a kid Ron Detwiler considered it a festive Christmas if his family put up a tree, but now the Turlock resident is the steward of a holiday lights spectacular that has been thrilling young and old alike in Turlock for the last three years.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:34 p.m.
Neighborhood train hauls in Christmas spirit

Neighborhood train hauls in Christmas spirit

For residents of Oxford Court, construction of the court's famous 16-year-old Christmas train begins on the first day of November.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:32 p.m.
Elimination of final exam schedule leaves students, teachers reeling

Elimination of final exam schedule leaves students, teachers reeling

Winter break cannot come soon enough for students and teachers at Pitman and Turlock high schools who are undergoing the aftermath of a district decision that saw the elimination of a final exam schedule, resulting in multiple final tests in one day.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2014 9:27 p.m.
Local veteran organizes four-wheeling trips for vets

Local veteran organizes four-wheeling trips for vets

 

Local veteran Adam Britton sold half of his belongings to purchase a Jeep Rubicon. This wasn’t the purchase of a car aficionado; it was a choice vehicle in which to drive veterans around on four-wheeling trails, a cause Britton has spearheaded for over a year.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 7:20 p.m.


New electric service rules approved by TID

Turlock Irrigation District once again met to discuss a number of electric service rules, as well as approve a new rule that will address self generation.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 7:15 p.m.
Stitching together for those in need

Stitching together for those in need

For many girls, a new dress is all it takes to get into the holiday spirit. 

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 7:12 p.m.
Man threatens victim with Taser

Man threatens victim with Taser

A dispute between two men led to the arrest of one after he threatened to use a Taser on the other.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:57 p.m.
Man robbed at Turlock motel

Man robbed at Turlock motel

A man was beaten and robbed by a couple while visiting a friend at a Turlock motel.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:55 p.m.
Charges mount for suspected shoplifter

Charges mount for suspected shoplifter

A woman suspected of shoplifting from a Turlock department store was found in possession of narcotics and counterfeit money.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:52 p.m.
Turlock convenience store robbed

Turlock convenience store robbed

An armed suspect robbed a Quik Stop in Turlock, pointing his firearm at both a customer and the store’s clerk, the Turlock Police Department reported.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:51 p.m.
New year to offer a host of employment opportunities in Turlock

New year to offer a host of employment opportunities in Turlock

 

If the more than one thousand people that lined up for the Hilmar Cheese hiring fair in October is any indicator, Turlockers are ready and willing to work. Fortunately, the outlook is bright with numerous new businesses slated to open their doors in 2015.

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:49 p.m.
Mayors compete in bell ringing to raise money for Salvation Army; local high schools follow suit

Mayors compete in bell ringing to raise money for Salvation Army; local high schools follow suit

 

While it’s no surprise to see Salvation Army bell ringers outside of stores this time of year, on Saturday Turlock citizens saw their mayor and council members braving the cold to bring a few extra dollars – $459.50 to be exact – to the kettles through a friendly county-wide competition. 

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:36 p.m.
Locally grown products fulfill every Christmas wish

Locally grown products fulfill every Christmas wish

 

It is time to forget department stores and parking chaos, because fresh and locally grown products can make for the perfect gift for any and everyone during the holiday season.   

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Posted: dec. 16, 2014 5:29 p.m.
Rain topples pine giant

Rain topples pine giant

 

 

Karen Anderson got quite a scare Monday afternoon. The south Turlock resident was labeling cans in her kitchen when she heard a "swish, swish" sound and then "a big bang" before her whole house shook. She ran outside to find a giant tree had fallen into her yard, a foot away from hitting her house.

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Posted: dec. 15, 2014 3:52 p.m. | Updated: dec. 15, 2014 3:52 p.m.
Turlock teacher rescues man from Tuolumne River

Turlock teacher rescues man from Tuolumne River

 

A Turlock teacher is being credited with saving a man’s life after pulling him from the cold waters of the Tuolumne River Sunday morning.

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Posted: dec. 14, 2014 12:28 p.m.

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